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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.

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Topics & Subjects
498
Plants, Ornamental Catalogs
437
Flowers Seeds Catalogs
395
World War, 1914-1918
358
Voting registers
350
bub_upload
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genealogy
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boston (mass.). listing board
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united states. court of appeals (district of columbia circuit)
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[washington, d.c.] :bureau of entomology, u.s. dept. of agriculture
66
university of illinois at urbana-champaign. university high school
65
united states. bureau of markets
59
university of north carolina at chapel hill. division of extension and continuing education
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English
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German
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French
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Spanish
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Italian
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Boston Public Library
texts
eye 95,842
favorite 8
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm07397140
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Topic: Yoruba (African people)
American Libraries
by Sankey, Ira David, 1840-1908
texts
eye 79,090
favorite 5
comment 1
Includes index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hymns, English, Revival hymns
OCLC number: ocm07014379
Topic: Drawing
California Digital Library
by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Gregg, Georgie
texts
eye 64,890
favorite 20
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Shorthand -- Gregg
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 55,694
favorite 51
comment 4
favoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Cherokee Indians -- History, Cherokee Indians, Cherokee Indians -- Genealogy
California Digital Library
by Hardy, G. H. (Godfrey Harold), 1877-1947
texts
eye 51,011
favorite 52
comment 6
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Topics: Calculus, Functions
California Digital Library
by Smith, John, clock-maker
texts
eye 48,219
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Clock and watch makers -- Scotland
California Digital Library
texts
eye 32,836
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: United States. Army. 86th Division
California Digital Library
by Kelusakara, Krshnarava Arjuna, 1860-1934; Takakhav, N. S. (Nilkant Sadashiv), b. 1881
texts
eye 28,204
favorite 11
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Shivaji, Raja, 1627-1680, Maratha (Indic people), India -- History 1526-1765
Prelinger Library
by General efficiency company, San Francisco. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 27,899
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Police, Detectives, Sheriffs, Constables
California Digital Library
by Harris, Walter, 1866-1933
texts
eye 27,408
favorite 10
comment 0
Topic: Morocco -- History
Internet Archive Books
by Fraser, W. H. (William Henry), 1853-1916; Squair, John, 1850-1928; Coleman, A. (Algernon), 1876-1939
texts
eye 26,301
favorite 12
comment 2
At head of title: The new Fraser and Squair
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Topics: French language, French language
Boston Public Library
by Müller, Hermann Alexander, 1814-1894; Singer, Hans Wolfgang, b. 1867
texts
eye 26,027
favorite 0
comment 0
5.Bd. (separately paged), Nachträge und Berichtigungen; 6.Bd., Zweiter Nachtrag mit Berichtigungen
Topic: Artists
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 25,276
favorite 1
comment 0
Title varies by year
Topic: genealogy
California Digital Library
by Joyce, James, 1882-1941
texts
eye 25,172
favorite 5
comment 0
Slocum and Cahoon
Topics: Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) -- Genealogy, Cape May County (N.J.) -- Genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Hall, Jesse A; Hand, LeRoy T
texts
eye 22,935
favorite 5
comment 0
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Topics: Leavenworth County, Kansas -- History, genealogy
Description based on 2005 edition
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Topics: Marketing research, Fall River (Mass.) -- Directories, Swansea (Mass.) -- Directories, Somerset...
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stanislaus County (Calif.) -- History, Stanislaus County (Calif.) -- Biography, genealogy
California Digital Library
by King, Grace Elizabeth, 1852-1932
texts
eye 21,680
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Creoles, New Orleans (La.) -- Genealogy, New Orleans (La.) -- History
Internet Archive Books
by Clifford, Edward C
texts
eye 21,276
favorite 63
comment 0
Topic: Trees in art
California Digital Library
by Seely, Fred B., b. 1884; Ensign, Newton Edward, b. 1882
texts
eye 21,194
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Mechanics, Analytic
Compiled by Frank Farnsworth Starr, from the papers collected for the late James Junius Goodwin, and published by his family
Topics: Goodwin family, Goodwin, Ozias, 1596-1683, genealogy
California Digital Library
by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
texts
eye 20,611
favorite 17
comment 1
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Topic: World History
American Libraries
by Owen, Thomas McAdory, 1866-1920; Owen, Marie Bankhead, 1869-1958
texts
eye 19,436
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=_0oUAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Hutton, J. H. (John Henry), 1885-1968
texts
eye 19,045
favorite 1
comment 0
Bibliography: p. 373-374
Topic: Naga (South Asian people)
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 18,687
favorite 24
comment 0
"The present work is based upon my Book of camping and woodcraft, which appeared in 1906."--Pref
Topics: Camping, Outdoor life
Topics: Montana -- History, Montana -- Biography
Allen County Public Library
by Owen, Thomas McAdory, 1866-1920; Owen, Marie (Bankhead) Mrs. 1869-
texts
eye 18,182
favorite 5
comment 0
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Topics: Alabama -- History, Alabama -- Biography, genealogy
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 18,115
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 17,791
favorite 10
comment 0
Verse work, with English translation on Vedanta philosophy
Topic: Vedanta -- Early works to 1800
California Digital Library
by Judson, Adoniram, 1788-1850; Stevenson, Robert Charles, 1851-1905; Eveleth, F. H. (Frederick Howard), 1843-1932
texts
eye 17,377
favorite 1
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Burmese language -- Dictionaries English
With: History of Orange county, California / A. Samuel Los Angeles : Historic record co., 1911.--History of Orange county, California, vol. 2 / J.E. Pleasants. Los Angeles : Finnell, 1931
Topics: Orange County (Calif.) -- History, Orange County (Calif.) -- Biography, California -- History,...
Topics: French-Canadians -- United States, French Americans, World War, 1914-1918 -- United States, World...
The Library of Congress
by MacDonald, Jeremiah. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 16,343
favorite 7
comment 0
Topic: Dreams
California Digital Library
by Pali Text Society (London, England); Davids, T. W. Rhys (Thomas William Rhys), 1843-1922; Stede, William, b. 1882
texts
eye 16,293
favorite 4
comment 0
Includes bibliography
Topic: Pali language
The Library of Congress
by Wanamaker, George W., 1846-1921
texts
eye 16,200
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Woodwork, Carpentry
New York Public Library
texts
eye 15,725
favorite 7
comment 0
Topic: Emperors -- Rome
16
Topics: Montana -- History, Montana -- Biography, genealogy
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 15,369
favorite 21
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
American Libraries
by Patterson, Austin M. (Austin McDowell), 1876-1956
texts
eye 15,263
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Chemistry, French language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=O4Y6AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Daughters of the American Revolution
texts
eye 14,965
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=a5pDy6a-wpgC&oe=UTF-8
Allen County Public Library
by Wyatt, Alden Hanks, 1887-
texts
eye 14,841
favorite 6
comment 0
Includes index
Topics: Wyatt family, Wyatt, George, fl. 1695, genealogy
The Library of Congress
by Downs, John Phillips, 1853- ed. [from old catalog]; Hedley, Fenwick, Y., joint ed. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 14,274
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Chautauqua County (N.Y.) -- History, Chautauqua County (N.Y.) -- Biography
California Digital Library
by Lubbock, Basil, 1876-1944
texts
eye 14,125
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Clipper ships, Merchant marine -- Great Britain
New York Public Library
by Wall, John P. (John Patrick), b. 1867, ed; Lewis Publishing Company; Pickersgill, Harold E., b. 1872
texts
eye 14,092
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Middlesex County (N.J.) -- History, Middlesex County (N.J.) -- Biography, United States -- History...
Topics: New Bedford (Mass.) -- Directories, Fairhaven (Mass.) -- Directories
The Library of Congress
by Webster, Hutton, 1875-1955
texts
eye 13,503
favorite 5
comment 0
"Suggestions for further study": p.xx-xxxi
Topic: World history
California Digital Library
by National Library of Wales; Green, Francis, b. 1853
texts
eye 13,411
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Deeds -- Wales, Wills -- Wales
Topic: South Carolina -- Biography
American Libraries
by Butler, Joseph G. (Joseph Green), 1840-1927
texts
eye 12,901
favorite 2
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=IRgVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 12,843
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Costa Rice, Education, Educators
American Libraries
by Owen, Thomas McAdory, 1866-1920; Owen, Marie Bankhead, 1869-1958
texts
eye 12,822
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=nkoUAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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Topics: Nebraska -- History, Nebraska -- Biography, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Buss, William Henry, 1852-; Osterman, Thomas T., 1876-
texts
eye 12,762
favorite 2
comment 0
16
Topics: Dodge County (Neb.) -- History, Washington County (Neb.) -- History, genealogy
California Digital Library
texts
eye 12,646
favorite 10
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: India -- History, India -- Civilization
Prelinger Library
by Johnston, William Allen, 1876- ed
texts
eye 12,578
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Motion pictures., Actors., Actresses.
New York Public Library
by Herodotus; Godley, A. D. (Alfred Denis), 1856-1925
texts
eye 12,525
favorite 10
comment 0
v. 1. bk. 1-2 -- v. 2. bk. 3-4 -- v. 3. bk.5-7 -- v. 4. bk. 8-9
Topics: History, Ancient, Greece -- History
California Digital Library
texts
eye 12,392
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Hebrew language -- Grammar
Cornell University Library
by Gilchrist, R. N. (Robert Niven), 1888-
texts
eye 12,187
favorite 0
comment 1
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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Topic: Political science
Cornell University Library
by Salwey, Jasper
texts
eye 11,596
favorite 24
comment 1
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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Topics: Pencil drawing, Drawing
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Sociedad Científica "Antonio Alzate
texts
eye 11,549
favorite 0
comment 0
Some issues published out of chronological sequence
California Digital Library
by Capablanca, José Raúl, 1888-1942
texts
eye 11,338
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Chess
"Third edition."
Topics: Dressmaking, Sewing
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 11,227
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Almanacs, American, Statistics
Allen County Public Library
by Staats, Harold, 1899-
texts
eye 11,212
favorite 6
comment 0
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Topics: Staats family, genealogy
New York Public Library
by Wall, John P. (John Patrick), b. 1867, ed; Lewis Publishing Company; Pickersgill, Harold E., b. 1872
texts
eye 11,163
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Middlesex County (N.J.) -- History, Middlesex County (N.J.) -- Biography, United States -- History...
The Library of Congress
by Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790; Stephens, Brad, b. 1879, printer; Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 11,092
favorite 1
comment 0
"This Franklin handicraft book is number one in a series of ten now in preparation"--P. [12]
Boston Public Library
by Müller, Hermann Alexander, 1814-1894; Singer, Hans Wolfgang, b. 1867
texts
eye 11,059
favorite 0
comment 0
5.Bd. (separately paged), Nachträge und Berichtigungen; 6.Bd., Zweiter Nachtrag mit Berichtigungen
Topic: Artists
California Digital Library
texts
eye 10,978
favorite 0
comment 0
Topic: Moralities, English
The Library of Congress
by Ruskin, John, 1819-1900; Cunnington, Susan, [from old catalog] ed
texts
eye 10,946
favorite 8
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Economics
New York Public Library
texts
eye 10,938
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: York County (Neb.) -- History, York County (Neb.) -- Biography
California Digital Library
by Glass, Edward L. N., b. 1890
texts
eye 10,790
favorite 0
comment 0
Topic: United States. Army. Cavalry, 10th
American Libraries
by Allen, F. Sturges A .B. LL.B.
texts
eye 10,768
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: referring, chiefly, spec, going, people, time, isee, cross, three, notes, sense implying, public...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZqweuM4ZH3AC&oe=UTF-8